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Boeing, Emirates Finalize Order for 150 777Xs

Boeing, Emirates Finalize Order for 150 777Xs

| July 9, 2014 | 2 Comments

Boeing and Emirates Airline have finalized an order for 150 777Xs, valued at $56 billion at list prices. First announced as a commitment at the 2013 Dubai Airshow, the order by the world’s largest 777 operator was part of the largest product launch in commercial jetliner history. …

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Spirit Airlines Hugs the Haters, Giving Away One Billion Miles [VIDEO]

Spirit Airlines Hugs the Haters, Giving Away One Billion Miles [VIDEO]

| July 8, 2014 | 1 Comment

Delays, fees and legroom generate a lot of negative feelings and social media buzz about airlines. Who doesn’t have an epic tale of flying hassles and pain? Spirit Airlines gets it and is helping everyone get rid of their hate by giving away up to one billion FREE SPIRIT® miles to those who feel wronged […]

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FAA Fines SkyWest $295,750 for Failing DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulations

FAA Fines SkyWest $295,750 for Failing DOT Drug and Alcohol Testing Regulations

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

The U.S. Department of Transportation’s (DOT) Federal Aviation Administration (FAA) is proposing a $295,750 civil penalty against SkyWest Airlines, Inc. of St. George, Utah, for allegedly violating DOT drug and alcohol testing regulations. …

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Stormy Miami Spotting [VIDEO]

Stormy Miami Spotting [VIDEO]

| July 8, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. …

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Airbus A330 Landing at Dusseldorf [VIDEO]

Airbus A330 Landing at Dusseldorf [VIDEO]

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

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WestJet Announces Entry into Wide-Body Service

WestJet Announces Entry into Wide-Body Service

| July 7, 2014 | 0 Comments

WestJet Airlines today announced that it is moving forward with plans that would see the airline fly its own wide-body aircraft as early as fall 2015. The airline has received the support of the WestJet Pilot Association and its Board of Directors, and is currently in the advanced stages of sourcing wide-body aircraft. …

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Lufthansa 747 Go-Around at BOS [VIDEO]

Lufthansa 747 Go-Around at BOS [VIDEO]

| July 6, 2014 | 1 Comment

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Airbus Increases Seating Capacity for A320neo to 189 Seats, 240 for A320neo

Airbus Increases Seating Capacity for A320neo to 189 Seats, 240 for A320neo

| July 5, 2014 | 3 Comments

In offering even more efficiency for airline operators, Airbus is increasing seating capacity for A320neo (new engine option) and A320ceo (current engine option) jetliners to 189 seats, while also adding 20 more seats for A321neo aircraft to accommodate 240 passengers in an efficient high-density, all-economy layout. …

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Garuda Indonesia 737-300 Retirement Flight To Phoenix Goodyear [VIDEO]

Garuda Indonesia 737-300 Retirement Flight To Phoenix Goodyear [VIDEO]

| July 5, 2014 | 0 Comments

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Spotting in the Springs [VIDEO]

Spotting in the Springs [VIDEO]

| July 4, 2014 | 0 Comments

Every day, Airnation.net posts a cool plane spotting video for airliners. Check out all of our plane spotting videos. Want to submit your plane spotting video for consideration for Video of the Day? Message us HERE. …

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